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October 17, 2018
Chemicals being applied to a field near Moorhead, Minn., in 2008. Forum News Service file photo
Minnesota kids take part in chemical exposure study
October 17, 2018 - 4:01pm
September 19, 2018
A blend of tomatoes, soffritto and red wine is strained to make sauce. Michael Vosburg / Forum News Service
Red Wine Garden Tomato Sauce makes good use of abundant ingredient
September 19, 2018 - 7:42am
August 4, 2018
Don Kinzler identified this reader-submitted photo as yellow chokecherries, which occasionally grow among the more common type of chokecherries. Submitted photo
Commentary: Berry mystery unraveled
August 4, 2018 - 8:06am
July 29, 2018
Commentary: I still don't care about shiplap, but I'm embracing homeownership
July 29, 2018 - 6:23am
June 10, 2018
Jessie Veeder, Coming Home columnist
Commentary: Even without much money, family can make us rich
June 10, 2018 - 9:15am
June 3, 2018
Jessie Veeder's daughter helps out in the garden. Jessie Veeder / Forum News Service
Gardening season revives friendly father-daughter rivalry
June 3, 2018 - 6:53am
May 12, 2018
Pinching out the centers of clematis vines doubles the growth as shown by the new sprouts. David Samson / Forum News Service
Old-time gardening wisdom alive and well
May 12, 2018 - 6:30am
When selecting a grass seed, look for one with Kentucky bluegrass, the species best adapted to northern climates. Special to Forum News Service
How to pick the best-suited grass seed
May 12, 2018 - 6:03am
April 21, 2018
A reader shared tips for successfully caring for amaryllis for many years. Special to Forum News Service
Reader shares handy amaryllis tips
April 21, 2018 - 7:05am
April 14, 2018
Don Kinzler, Growing Together gardening columnist for The Forum. Michael Vosburg / Forum News Service
Extended winter provides extra pruning time for gardeners
April 14, 2018 - 6:58am
March 31, 2018
Don Kinzler, Growing Together gardening columnist for The ForumMichael Vosburg / Forum Photo Editor
Celebrating five years of columns with top garden tips
March 31, 2018 - 8:45am
March 24, 2018
You can prevent powdery mildew disease by avoiding overhead sprinkling and watering in the morning, rather than evening. Forum News Service file photo
How to prevent powdery mildew in garden
March 24, 2018 - 8:31am
Combination houseplant gardens are best separated into individual plants for long-term survival. Michael Vosburg / Forum News Service
How to turn gift plants into long-term houseplants
March 24, 2018 - 6:25am
March 19, 2018
Sunions are the result of 30 years of natural cross-breeding to produce the nation's first tearless onion. Photo courtesy of the National Onion Associationplay button
No more crying? Testing the tearless onion
March 19, 2018 - 6:49am
March 18, 2018
Tammy Swift, columnist
Staging your home not as easy as you think
March 18, 2018 - 6:31am
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